January 29th, 2022


I needed to do something. Tired of sitting around so I took the opportunity to go to Kansas City, MO for a little while. I have not been downtown exploring in KC in several decades. It’s changed quite a bit in some areas. Good thing I have a GPS or I would have had to … Continue reading January 29th, 2022

December 15th, 2021 – Trip wrap-up


They weren’t kidding Well I made it back. Today’s drive was a battle against a crosswind that was probably 60 MPH most of the way and it was ferocious in places. The winds on the way down from WA into OR and CA knocked a half MPG off my gas mileage, so on top of … Continue reading December 15th, 2021 – Trip wrap-up

December 14th, 2021


I think I have only one more night (tonight) in a hotel and I’ll be back to the trailer. And saving some money. Yikes! As I sit here composing this post in my hotel, I have the weather on in the background. The very route I came this far on is getting blasted with winter … Continue reading December 14th, 2021

December 13th, 2021


Unfortunately on this trip I have been so busy trying to get somewhere and/or get out of weather I have not written anything in my paper journal. I just have not made the time to do that so I need to get better about that. The hotel I stayed in last night just happened to … Continue reading December 13th, 2021

December 7th, 2021


So much for an early start. I woke up this morning and took a look outside. Thick fog makes for hazardous driving, and there may be snow on my route westbound. Add to that the fact that being farther north the days are much shorter. It all added up to pulling back on my plans … Continue reading December 7th, 2021